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IPL 2020, RR vs DC Highlights: Delhi Capitals beat Rajasthan Royals by 46 runs

IPL 2020, RR vs DC Highlights: DC posted 184/8. RR were all out for 138

By: Sports Desk | Updated: October 9, 2020 11:25:59 pm
IPL 2020, RR vs DC

IPL 2020, RR vs DC Highlights: Delhi Capitals (DC) won by 46 runs after Rajasthan Royals were bowled out for 138 in 19.4 overs.

Asked to bat first, Delhi Capitals managed to add 184/8 on the board after 20 overs. Marcus Stoinis continued his rich form in the tournament as the Aussie scored 39 from 30 balls, which included four maximums. Shimron Hetmyer too found some form as the Windies played a crucial role for his side. He was dismissed on 45 from 24 deliveries by Kartik Tyagi. In the chase, Yashasvi Jaiswal (34) saw wickets fall around him regularly, with Ravichandran Ashwin (2/22) bowling a supreme spell, which also included the wicket of Jos Buttler. Rahul Tewatia’s (38) counter-attack at the death gave RR a glimmer of hope.

IPL 2020

Match 23, Sharjah Cricket Stadium, 09 Oct, 2020

RR 138 / 10 (19.4)


DC 184 / 8 (20.0)

Kartik Tyagi2 3
Kagiso Rabada3.4 35 3
Anrich Nortje4.0 25 1

Delhi Capitals win by 46 runs

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IPL 2020 Live Score, RR vs DC Highlights:

23:22 (IST)09 Oct 2020
DC win by 46 runs

Aaron is caught by Pant off the fourth ball. RR have been bowled out for 138. DC win by 46 runs.

23:19 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Tewatia out for 38

Tewatia chops one on to his stumps as Rabada bowls the 20th. Tewatia falls for 38. Varun Aaron is in as RR's last man. RR 136/9 after 19.1

23:18 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Tewatia becomes highest scorer for RR

Tewatia slashes a six over backward point. Becomes only the second RR batsman to get into the 30s today. Nortje bowls the 19th. Tewatia plays defensive shots. Possibly realizes this game is too far gone now. Can still put on a show to end the match. A lofted shot to fine leg. Goes through a leaping Rabada's hands. Four. RR 136/8 after 19

23:08 (IST)09 Oct 2020
More Hetmyer magic in the deep

Gopal is also caught in the deep. Hetmyer pulls off another stunner in the deep. Another low diving catch. The 8th wicket falls. Kartik Tyagi is RR's Number 10. RR 121/8 after 17.2

23:00 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Tewatia RR's last roll of the dice

Shreyas Gopal is in at 9. Can Tewatia stir up another Desert Storm? He tries to go for his shots but is outwitted mostly. Harshal Patel just gives away 6 runs in the 16th over. Nortje bowls the 17th. Tewatia smashes a six that lands just over the ropes. And edge for four to follow. RR 117/7 after 16.3

22:50 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Archer falls

Archer is in at 8. Tewatia lofts a four over mid off as Rabada bowls the 15th. Archer becomes the latest to sky a shot and be caught out - this time Shreyas Iyer the catcher. RR 100/7 after 14.5

22:41 (IST)09 Oct 2020
RR 90/6 after 13.5

Tye slams a six down the ground against Stoinis. Axar Patel bowls the 14th. Tye is out. Rabada with another brilliant catch. Delhi have been on fire in the field today. RR 90/6 after 13.5

22:34 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Jaiswal out for 34

Jaiswal seems to be finiding his range. Sweeps Ashwin for a cracking four. Ashwin finishes with 2/22. Stoinis bowls the 13th over. Jaiswal is out for 34 off 36. Plays it on off his pads on to his stumps. Rajasthan in crisis. Andrew Tye required to come out in the 13th. RR 82/5 after 12.1

22:28 (IST)09 Oct 2020
RR slide continues

Mahipal Lomror is gone for 1 as Ashwin gets him to give off a leading edge that ends up being a soft catch. Now it's Rahul Tewatia in at 6. RR 76/4 after 11.2

22:23 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Samson falls cheaply

Jaiswal goes big again. Pulls Nortje for six. But then Samson falls. He goes for 5. Hetmyer the catcher in the deep again. RR 72/3 after 10.3

22:18 (IST)09 Oct 2020
RR 65/2 after 10

Sanju Samson is in at 4. Runs still coming only in singles for the Royals. Just 3 runs in the 9th over, bowled by Nortje. Axar Patel brought into the attack for the first time. 6 runs from his over.

22:08 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Smith out

Smith is caught by Hetmyer, who puts in a low catch in the deep. Nortje gets the big fish. The skipper is out for 24. RR 56/2 after 8.1

22:06 (IST)09 Oct 2020
RR 56/1 after 8

Smith picks up a boundary as Ashwin continues in the 7th. More runs in this over. Harshal Patel bowls the 8th. A sharp over from him. Yashasvi is batting at a strike rate in the 60s and it is beginning to hurt this chase now. RR 56/1 after 8

21:56 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Jaiswal's first IPL 6

Ashwin breezes through another over. Just 6 runs off his first 2 overs now. Harshal Patel bowls the 6th. Yashasvi connects finally, a pull for six. Both batsmen into double digits. RR 41/1 after 6

21:49 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Smith comes out firing - RR 30/1 after 4

Jaiswal yet to hit his stride. Steve Smith comes out all guns firing though. A six and a four to end the 4th over as Rabada continues. Smith turning the pressure back on DC.

21:42 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Ashwin gets Buttler

Anrich Nortje bowls the 2nd over. It is a tight over. And then what a catch it is by Shikhar Dhawan! As Ashwin gets the big wicket in the 3rd over. Buttler is out - 'one way or the other' - for 13. Steven Smith is out at 3.

21:34 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Chase begins

Rabada takes the ball for DC. Yashasvi Jaiswal and Jos Buttler open RR's innings in this chase of 185. Buttler fires two boundaries on the leg side in the first over. 

21:18 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Delhi Capitals post 184/8

A brilliant final over by Jofra Archer he concedes just three runs and also picks the wicket of Harshall Patel. Delhi Capitals post 184/8 after 20 overs, with Marcus Stoinis and Shimron Hetmyer emerging as the top performers for their side. 

21:12 (IST)09 Oct 2020
One over to go!

A really lose delivery by Andrew Tye, pretty wide from the batsman but he still manages to get a wicket. The ball takes the toe-end of Axar Patel's bat and goes into the gloves of Jos Buttler. DC: 181/7 (19 overs)

21:10 (IST)09 Oct 2020
Beamer from Andrew Tye!

A beamer from Andrew Tye and the bounces right in front of Jos Buttler who also fails to block it. The ball travels to the boundary ropes and Delhi won't mind that five extra runs along with a Free Hit. Next ball Axar Patel makes the most out of the Free Hit as he hits the ball straight over Tye's head for a SIX. DC:181/6 (18.5 overs)